Global Connections - Local Expertise.
Born in Oregon and raised in West Vancouver, Canada, Paula's social, business and professional connections in the U.S. and Canada facilitate a seamless approach to buying and selling luxury properties on both sides of the border.
With an unblemished reputation as a skilled negotiator and trusted advocate, Paula's strengths lie in her warmth and compassion, her success in her ability to forge enduring relationships with clients and colleagues alike.
Paula holds a bachelor's degree in International Affairs; a Law degree from the University of British Columbia and a Masters Degree in Law from the University of San Diego. Called to the bars of British Columbia and California, she first practiced as a litigation lawyer in the Vancouver office of a national law firm before moving to the prosecutor's office.
After a legal career spanning twenty-five years, Paula brings her strong negotiating skills – as well as the highest levels of integrity, professionalism, discretion and dedicated service – to her real estate clients.
She is a member of the California Bar Association (inactive), the Law Society of British Columbia, the Canadian Bar Association, the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, the California Association of Realtors, and the California Desert Association of Realtors.
Working together with her extensive network of international colleagues and a full complement of professional service providers, Paula is committed to offering you extraordinary personal service.
Whether you are looking to sell or purchase a home locally or internationally, you will find Paula's unique, collaborative approach a refreshing alternative in today's competitive business environment.
In Canada, Paula is affiliated with Sotheby's International Realty Canada's West Vancouver's office and focuses on the West Vancouver market as well as luxury waterfront and vacation properties on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast.
In California, Paula is affiliated with Sotheby's International Realty in Rancho Mirage, and focuses on the desert enclave communities of Indian Wells, La Quinta, Palm Desert and Rancho Mirage.